Portrait Dance

2nd31st May 2011
Weymouth

A b-side encounter in Debenhams, Weymouth.

Portrait are the youth contemporary dance group for Dorset managed by Activate. Working with their choreographer Carly Reader they developed a brand new site-specific piece for Debenhams store inspired by a workshop led by Sarah Shorten from dance company Stacked Wonky.

The encounter was performed live during a busy shopping day in Debenhams store in Weymouth Town Centre, dancers performed in lifts, on escalators, amid clothing rails and in various departments in the store. 

For more info on Portrait please go to http://activateperformingarts.org.uk/portrait